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Panthers Pick Two D-Men at Draft

Trade up to 46th pick to take Colby Robak, select Adam Comrie with 80th pick

Saturday, 06.21.2008 / 11:14 AM ET / 2008 NHL Draft
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Panthers Pick Two D-Men at Draft
The Panthers moved through the morning by selecting 6-3, 195-pound defenseman Colby Robak with the 46th selection from the Brandon Wheat Kings of the Western Hockey League and then 6-4, 205-pound defenseman Adam Comrie from Saginaw of the Ontario Hockey League.

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Robak Profile
Comrie Profile
Virginia and Ottawa Lay Claim To Comrie

Robak was selected with the 46th pick after trading their 49th pick in this draft and a fourth-round pick in the 2009 Draft to Phoenix.

Robak is a 6-3, 195-pound defenseman from the Brandon Wheat Kings of the Western Hockey League. Ranked 13th by Central Scouting, Robak had six goals (30 points) in 71 games last season.
 
Robak was not in attendance. The 18-year-old flew back home to Manitoba early Saturday morning to attend his high school graduation.
 
Comrie was born in Ottawa but moved to Virginia when he was nine. He models his game after Chris Pronger. Ranked in the 80s during Central Scouting’s midterm report, he ended up being the No. 44-ranked North American skater by Central Scouting at the end of the year.

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EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - WSH 82 56 18 8 252 193 120
2 x - PIT 82 48 26 8 245 203 104
3 y - FLA 82 47 26 9 239 203 103
4 x - NYR 82 46 27 9 236 217 101
5 x - NYI 82 45 27 10 232 216 100
6 x - TBL 82 46 31 5 227 201 97
7 x - PHI 82 41 27 14 214 218 96
8 x - DET 82 41 30 11 211 224 93
9 BOS 82 42 31 9 240 230 93
10 CAR 82 35 31 16 198 226 86
11 OTT 82 38 35 9 236 247 85
12 NJD 82 38 36 8 184 208 84
13 MTL 82 38 38 6 221 236 82
14 BUF 82 35 36 11 201 222 81
15 CBJ 82 34 40 8 219 252 76
16 TOR 82 29 42 11 198 246 69

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2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Jagr 79 27 39 23 66
J. Jokinen 81 18 42 25 60
A. Barkov 66 28 31 18 59
J. Huberdeau 76 20 39 17 59
V. Trocheck 76 25 28 15 53
R. Smith 82 25 25 19 50
A. Ekblad 78 15 21 18 36
N. Bjugstad 67 15 19 -8 34
B. Campbell 82 6 25 31 31
B. Pirri 52 11 13 -4 24
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
R. Luongo 35 19 6 .922 2.35
A. Montoya 12 7 3 .919 2.18

 
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